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Matsuzaka struggles
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Cardinals 9, Red Sox 3
Daisuke Matsuzaka saw his ERA jump to 3.46 on Saturday. (Adam Hunger/Reuters)
Coming off the DL for his first outing since May 27, Daisuke Matsuzaka couldn't make it out of the second frame after giving up seven runs on six hits to the Cards. J.D. Drew stayed hot with his 14th homer, but the early hole was too much to overcome.
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Series at a glance:
STL
St. Louis (44-32)
Won 2
St. Louis 9, Boston 3   BOS
Boston (46-31)
Lost 2
June 21, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
St. Louis
4 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0   9 12 0
Boston
0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   3 6 0
Standings thru 6/21/08  |  Recap: STL | BOS  |  Gameday  |  Cardinals stats  |  Red Sox stats
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Schumaker, RF3200221.302
Miles, 2B5222021.293
Ludwick, LF4210111.300
Ankiel, CF5121014.258
Glaus, 3B4224101.264
Duncan, 1B4010103.230
LaRue, C5022003.224
Kennedy, DH4010003.256
Ryan, SS4010022.275
Totals3891295819 

BATTING
2B: Kennedy (4, Matsuzaka).
HR: Miles (1, 1st inning off Matsuzaka, 1 on, 0 out), Glaus (10, 2nd inning off Smith, C, 3 on, 1 out), Ankiel (12, 7th inning off Lopez, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Miles 5; Ludwick; Ankiel 5; Glaus 5; Duncan; LaRue 2; Kennedy 2; Ryan.
RBI: Miles 2 (12), LaRue 2 (7), Glaus 4 (47), Ankiel (32).
2-out RBI: LaRue 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ryan 2; Ludwick; Kennedy; LaRue.
GIDP: Kennedy.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: (Duncan).

 
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ellsbury, CF4010011.278
Pedroia, 2B4000001.274
Drew, RF4111001.326
Ramirez, DH4010011.295
Lowell, 3B3000101.270
Youkilis, 1B3110011.304
Moss, LF3110112.256
Varitek, C3000003.236
  Cash, C1000001.237
Cora, SS3012010.292
Totals323632512 

BATTING
2B: Ellsbury (7, Boggs), Cora (4, Boggs), Ramirez (15, Boggs).
HR: Drew (14, 6th inning off Boggs, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Ellsbury 2; Drew 4; Ramirez 2; Youkilis; Moss; Cora 2.
RBI: Cora 2 (4), Drew (44).
2-out RBI: Cora 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez; Ellsbury; Lowell; Cash.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
DP: (Cora-Pedroia-Youkilis).

 
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Boggs (W, 2-0)5.15332115.40
McClellan 1.20000402.58
Springer 1.00000002.49
Isringhausen 1.01000006.45
 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka (L, 8-1)1.06773113.46
Smith, C 4.03110312.25
Lopez 2.02111112.51
Aardsma 1.00000302.60
Hansen 1.01001005.49

Matsuzaka pitched to 3 batters in the 2nd.

HBP: Youkilis (by Boggs).
Pitches-strikes: Boggs 81-45, McClellan 28-17, Springer 6-4, Isringhausen 15-9, Matsuzaka 48-24, Smith, C 45-31, Lopez 25-17, Aardsma 17-11, Hansen 30-15.
Ground outs-fly outs: Boggs 6-8, McClellan 0-1, Springer 1-2, Isringhausen 2-1, Matsuzaka 1-1, Smith, C 6-3, Lopez 4-1, Aardsma 0-0, Hansen 0-3.
Batters faced: Boggs 23, McClellan 5, Springer 3, Isringhausen 4, Matsuzaka 12, Smith, C 14, Lopez 9, Aardsma 3, Hansen 5.
Inherited runners-scored: McClellan 1-0, Smith, C 3-3.
Umpires: HP: Jim Reynolds. 1B: Tim Timmons. 2B: Gary Cederstrom. 3B: Fieldin Culbreth.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, L to R.
T: 2:52.
Att: 37,227.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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